After the success of PlatinumGames’ Transformers: Devastation, which perfectly mixed the 80’s cartoon with the visceral and action-packed gameplay that the developers are known for, it was only natural that they took on another Saturday morning favorite that’s known for its martial arts action.
With Aliens Day being celebrated this month (it was on 4/26, the same number as the planet that Ripley and crew visit in Ridley Scott’s classic horror film Alien and officially named in the sequel), Zen Studios has released three new pinball tables based on some of the dreaded Xenomorph’s most thrilling appearances: Aliens, Alien Vs.
It’s a match made in heaven. Take a popular novel series that based on fantasy medieval warfare, and mix it with Dynasty Warriors tried-and-true, hack-and-slash gameplay, and you create something special.
The first Amplitude was a true innovator when it came to rhythm-based gaming.
Guitar Hero – the game that started it all – and other peripheral rhythm-based games went the way of the dinosaur due to oversaturation and unoriginality in the genre.
Activision and Vicarious Visions’ Skylanders are back once again this year, but this time around they’re bringing new tools to their arsenal to combat the never-ending threat that is Kaos.
I still remember back in the PS2 days when my cousin would buy one of the Dynasty Warriors games and we would hack and slash through hundreds of enemies.
With remastered titles being all the rage right now, and every publisher seemingly tossing out what they think is their best games with improved visuals and other tweaks onto current-gen consoles in hope of squeezing out more cash out of their investment, most titles have fans scratching their heads wondering why they were even re-released in the first place.
There’s nothing like busting into a high security building and getting away with wads of cold, hard cash without leaving a trace behind.
Usually, JRPGs are straightforward affairs. Players typically have to save the world or stop a powerful threat, face some trials and tribulations along the way that strengthen the party, level up to buff up stats, and fight an end boss to make things right.